Here are some things you should know about if you are staying with us this Thanksgiving holiday.
Annual Lighting of the Village
On Friday, November 23rd, Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive at the downtown band shell as the village is lighted to begin the holiday season. Musical performances by local groups will precede his arrival and children are invited to meet with Santa from 6:00 to 8PM.
The Helen Christmas Parade will wind through the town on December 8 beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Nov 23, 2018 – Nov 23, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Downtown Helen at the Bandshell
8600 N. Main St.
Helen, GA 30545
Places to eat for Thanksgiving
If you’re away from home on Thanksgiving or simply just want to step away from the kitchen, these restaurants have decided to keep their doors open just for you!
2220 Highway 17, Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571, 706-878-3830
Traditional Thanksgiving dinner complete with all the fixings! Three seatings available-12:30 pm, 2:00 pm & 3:00 pm. Reservations Required. No walk-ins. Call ASAP!
64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545, 706-878-1026
Open 11AM-8PM. Regular menu available. Will be serving special Thanksgiving Meal. No Reservations required.
9001 N. Main St., Helen, GA 30545 706-878-2248
Open 11 AM-9 PM. Full menu plus Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner. Reservations required
1788 Highway 356, Helen, GA 30545, 1-800-573-9659 ext. 549
Thanksgiving Day Buffet which includes Appetizers, Salad Bar, Meats, Sides & Desserts. Reservations recommended.
Valhalla Resort Hotel (Caledonia Dining Room)
688 Bahn Innsbruck, Helen, GA 30545, 706-878-2200
11AM-3PM, 5PM -9 PM Come out and enjoy a Family Style Feast in the Caledonia Dining Room. Reservations recommended.